|Coins - US - Half Cents|
|Realisation Price||55,000.00 USD|
Goldberg Auctioneers / January Pre Long Beach Sale (#77) - 26/01/2014 / Missouri Cabinet - Classic Head Half Cents / Lot 94
Classic Head Half Cent 1809 C-3 R1. PCGS MS66 Highly lustrous golden light brown with delicate bluish steel overtones and very attractive satiny surfaces. Flawless except for a small patch of dark planchet slag hidden in the hair above the B in LIBERTY, as struck, plus a few tiny pinpricks over the F in HALF and above the first A in AMERICA. MDS, Manley state 1.0. Most of the dentils remain visible and the reverse is rotated 20 degrees CCW. Our grade is MS63. Outstanding eye appeal, at the upper end of the condition census for the variety. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. . Estimated Value $5,000-UP.